I used to live in “vertical housing” once upon a time. Only back then we called them apartment buildings. Why does everything have to have a fucked up name nowadays? 216 more words
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December 31, 2014 is the deadline for Afghan SIVs (Special Immigrant Visas). That date is also the deadline by which the visa may be issued according to current law. 342 more words
Over the past year, LSS/NCA resettled over 600 refugees fleeing from persecution and war. Through our resettlement programs, we help each family find a place to call home, provide needed daily household items, and train mentors to help families navigate public transportation, learn English, and engage in common American practices. 717 more words
This afternoon in Yangon, Physicians for Human Rights (PHR), Mekong Watch and the Thilawa Social Development Group (TSDG) released a PHR report detailing the conditions of people living in the resettlement site after displacement for the Thilawa SEZ. 480 more words
(Update on trespassing charge) Burma (Myanmar) Thilawa SEZ: Is waiting for appropriate resettlement measures and compensation equivalent to trespassing?
Translation of 26 Oct 2014 Mekong Watch Japanese blog post by Abante.
PHOTO: Last home remaining in the Phase 1 area
“I still live here even after the police charged me with trespassing. 1,050 more words
Picture yourself as a man in your 70’s living in a small out-port on a remote island off the coast of Newfoundland. You love where you live, and your roots to the place go deep. 312 more words